Research > Team II:Structure-Based Drug Design Discovery

Name Zhaoyong Lu
Research Area Total synthesis of natural product
2001–2005      B.Sc., Xi’an University of Architecture and Technology, Xi’an, China
2008–2013     Ph.D., Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, China

2014–         Postdoctoral research associate, Rice University, Houston, USA
2008           Research assistant, Lonza R&D Center in China, Guangzhou, China
2007           Research assistant, Guangzhou Institute of Biomedicine and Health, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China
2005–2007  Research assistant, WuXiPharmaTech (now WuXiAppTec), Shanghai, China
Resent Publications (in 5 years)
1.      Nicolaou, K. C.;*Lu, Z.; Li, R.; Woods, J. R.; Sohn, T., Total Synthesis of Shishijimicin A.Journal of the American Chemical Society2015, 137, 8716–8719. (these authors contributed equally).
2.      Xiong, X.;Li, Y.;Lu, Z.; Wan, M.; Wu, S.; Shao, H.;* Li, A.,* Synthesis of the 6,6,5,7-Tetracyclic Core of Daphnilongeranin B.Chemical. Communications.2014,50, 5294–5297.(these authors contributed equally).
3.      Lu, Z.; Li, Y.; Deng, J.; Li, A.,*Total Synthesis of the Daphniphyllum Alkaloid Daphenylline.Nature Chemistry2013, 5, 679–684.(these authors contributed equally).
4.  Deng, J.; Zhu,B.;Lu, Z.; Yu, H.;Li,A.,*Total Synthesis of (–)-Fusarisetin A and Reassignment of the Absolute Configuration of Its Natural Counterpart.Journal of the American Chemical Society2012, 134, 920–923.(these authors contributed equally).